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Without Bird Yankees Will Still Fly

Without Bird Yankees Will Still Fly

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor   With or without Greg Bird in the lineup the Yankees should be concerned to a certain point. The uncertainty deals with the potential of Bird that has not been seen because of this lingering […]

by · March 27, 2018 · Sports
NEW YORK YANKEES UNVEIL 2018 YANKEE STADIUM DINING MENU AVAILABLE TO ALL FANS

NEW YORK YANKEES UNVEIL 2018 YANKEE STADIUM DINING MENU AVAILABLE TO ALL FANS

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  YANKEES TO CONTINUE TO PROVIDE SOCIAL GATHERING SPACES ON ALL LEVELS OF THE STADIUM AND CREATIVE BALLPARK FOOD FOR ALL GUESTS IN ATTENDANCE   The New York Yankees today unveiled numerous new exciting dining options […]

by · March 26, 2018 · Sports
Bronx Fighters Highlight EVANDER HOLYFIELD’S THE REAL DEAL BOXNG CARD FOR SATURDAY, APRIL 21 AT KINGS THEATRE IN BROOKLYN, NY

Bronx Fighters Highlight EVANDER HOLYFIELD’S THE REAL DEAL BOXNG CARD FOR SATURDAY, APRIL 21 AT KINGS THEATRE IN BROOKLYN, NY

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor    Evander Holyfield’s The Real Deal Boxing has announced an outstanding card for their return to the historic Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday April 21, 2018. Advance tickets for ‘Real Deal, Showcase Series III’, presented […]

by · March 23, 2018 · Sports
Mar 11, 2018; New York, NY, USA; New York City head coach Patrick Vieira  claps as forward David Villa (7) subs out against the Los Angeles Galaxy during the second half at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports

Newcomers Help NYCFC To Home Opener Win

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor They wanted to assure their fan base that one or two improvements would push NYCFC to another level this season and of course that is bringing the MLS Championship Cup home.  Those additions along with team […]

by · March 19, 2018 · Sports
Costa Rica: Where Baseball Dreams Are Literally Made

Costa Rica: Where Baseball Dreams Are Literally Made

By William Coppola  On a recent visit to Costa Rica unrelated to baseball, I was impressed by the beauty of this tiny country between Nicaragua and Panama. The weather was amazing with 75 degree days and zero humidity. The people […]

by · March 19, 2018 · Sports
Ray Of Hope: Negron Spreads Love At Parkland

Ray Of Hope: Negron Spreads Love At Parkland

By Brandon Colon On February 14th devastating news began to spread across the Country, of a gunman roaming the halls of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland Florida. Exactly two weeks later the resilient and outspoken survivors of this tragedy returned […]

by · March 19, 2018 · Sports
Is it Judge, Stanton, or Cespedes?

Is it Judge, Stanton, or Cespedes?

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  Three weeks and to be determined. Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton, or Yoenis Cespedes and who will be the premiere ballplayer in New York during a 162-game stretch of baseball at Yankee Stadium and Citi Field. […]

by · March 15, 2018 · Sports
Ray Negron / Brian Cashman

Ray Negron Talks With Yankees GM

By Ray Negron Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound. Look up in the sky. It’s a bird ,it’s a plane, it’s Superman. No, I meant, “it’s Brian Cashman.” As we all know, at Christmas, he climbs the […]

by · March 12, 2018 · Sports
Tavares and Chartouny bring the ball upcourt against VCU. Credit: Brandon Colon

Fordham Loses On Senior Day

By Brandon Colon On a windy day in the Bronx, Fordham University honored and showed their appreciation to the seniors of their Men’s basketball team. Will Tavares, Joseph Chartouny, Brenton Petty and Tom Sanchez were welcomed on to the court […]

by · March 4, 2018 · Sports
NY Yankee greats Ron Guidry (left) and Willie Randolph (right) present "Jersey Boy" Frankie Valli (center) with a framed Joe DiMaggio jersey.

Frankie Valli, Yankees Love-In, Oh, What A Night!

By Ray Negron Frankie Valli, Yankees Love-In. Oh, What a Night! Last week, I received a call from Bobby Rossi, who arguably is Florida’s top music promoter and heads all show events at Ruth Eckerd Hall. He told me that […]

by · March 4, 2018 · Sports
Murodjon Akhmadaliev. Credit: Real Deal Boxing

Olympians Sign With Real Deal Boxing

WORLD OF BOXING SIGNS 2016 OLYMPIANS SHAKHRAM GIYASOV AND MURODJON AKHMADALIEV PRO DEBUTS NEXT SATURDAY NIGHT AT KINGS THEATRE IN BROOKLYN World of Boxing has signed top amateur prospects Shakhram Giyasov and Murodjon Akhmadaliev to exclusive promotional contracts, Both will […]

by · March 4, 2018 · Sports
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Light Heavyweight Division Puzzle Almost Solved

Last night, neither fighter did anything to convince fans that Biviol-Kovalev would be a mega fight.

by · March 4, 2018 · Sports
WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion Dmitry Bivol (left) defends his title against Sullivan Barrera (right) at The Theatre at Madison Square Garden. Credit: HBO Sports

Boxing Divisions in New York

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor  There’re options available for boxing fans in New York Saturday night with two major boxing shows occurring in proximity of each other.  Main Events and HBO showcase two light heavyweight championship bouts at Madison Square Garden. […]

by · March 3, 2018 · Sports
Harvey And Wheeler Shine In Hot Florida Sun

Harvey And Wheeler Shine In Hot Florida Sun

If Wednesday was any indication of the state of Matt Harvey for 2018, the future looks bright for the New York Mets.

by · March 2, 2018 · Sports
Bronx Ray of Hope

Bronx Ray of Hope

The Bronx Chronicle proudly welcomes Ray Negron as a contributing columnist. His association with the New York Yankees goes back to his days as a bat boy and his long association with the late George Steinbrenner. As a community consultant […]

by · March 1, 2018 · Sports